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|Noun||1.||bunco game - a swindle in which you cheat at gambling or persuade a person to buy worthless property|
bunco, bunko, bunko game, con game, confidence game, confidence trick, flimflam, gyp, hustle, con, sting
sting operation - a complicated confidence game planned and executed with great care (especially an operation implemented by undercover agents to apprehend criminals)